Camden Conference presents talk on censorship in China Nov. 19

Oct 21, 2019
Kristin Vekasi

Camden — The Camden Conference presents Kristin Vekasi at the Camden Public Library, Nov. 19 at 7 p.m. Her talk is titled “Beyond the Great Firewall: Censorship and Politics in Contemporary China”. This event is free and open to all.

Vekasi is an assistant professor in the department of political science and School of Policy and International Affairs at the University of Maine at Orono. She received her doctorate at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and has conducted extensive research and fieldwork across Northeast Asia, particularly in Japan and China. She has been a visiting fellow with the Japan Foundation at Tokyo University, a Fulbright Fellow at Tohoku University, and a Foreign Language and Area Studies fellow at the Harbin Institute of Technology.

The mission of the Camden Conference is to foster informed discourse on world issues. For more information, visit camdenconference.org or call 236-1034.

 

 

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